A boy pulls a boogie board across the beach in Carpinteria, the small city in Santa Barbara County that helped start the wave of banning plastic bags.
A boy pulls a boogie board across the beach in Carpinteria, the small city in Santa Barbara County that helped start the wave of banning plastic bags. EMILY BERL New York Times file
A boy pulls a boogie board across the beach in Carpinteria, the small city in Santa Barbara County that helped start the wave of banning plastic bags. EMILY BERL New York Times file

People power fueled the plastic bag ban

October 12, 2016 04:00 PM